Get a first look at some of the exciting new activities and courses for Memphis College of Art’s 2017 Summer Art Camp at this free Camp Preview Day! This year’s newly accredited camp will feature 12 new courses in subjects such as Design Thinking, Fashion Design and Kinetic Sculpture, in addition to regular programming in more traditional media including painting and drawing, collage and ceramics. For more information about this year’s Summer Art Camp, click here. Families who attend Camp…
In this final session of our 3-part Entrepreneurial Workshop series, MCA’s Director of Professional Practices will present on various options to help fund your startup business, such as crowdfunding sites Kickstarter and GoFundMe, micro-loans, lines of credit and grants. Bring your lunch and attend this final session, which will be full of important and helpful information on how to secure necessary funding for your business venture. For more information, contact Andrea Crowley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Featuring the works of ten MFA candidates, Memphis College of Art presents Varied Construct: MFA Thesis Exhibition. This year’s spring MFA Thesis Exhibition boasts a varied and diverse body of work in the beautiful and spacious Marshall Arts Gallery in downtown Memphis.
Memphis College of Art presents the works of Elizabeth Bass and Dare Harcourt for the 2017 Art Education Thesis Exhibition. This intimate show takes place in MCA’s new Tom Johnston Gallery at Faiers House, 148 N. Tucker St. A reception is scheduled for Friday, April 28 from 6–8 p.m., and is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Thursday through Saturday from 2–6 p.m., or by appointment. Contact Melissa Farris at email@example.com or (901) 272-5199 to schedule an appointment.
Memphis College of Art will host a reception for Varied Construct: MFA Thesis Exhibition, featuring the works of ten MFA candidates. This year’s spring MFA Thesis Exhibition boasts a varied and diverse body of work in the beautiful and spacious Marshall Arts Gallery in downtown Memphis.
MCA’s 2017 Downing Pryor Distinguished Visiting Lecturer is LaToya Ruby Frazier, an internationally recognized photographer and a 2015 MacArthur Fellow. Frazier works in photography, video and performance to build visual archives that address industrialism, rustbelt revitalization, environmental justice, healthcare inequity, family and communal history. Frazier received the International Center for Photography Infinity Award in 2015 for her book The Notion of Family (Aperture 2014). Frazier has exhibited widely around the United States and internationally at venues including the Brooklyn Museum, Seattle Art Museum, Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, Massachusetts, the Whitney Museum of Art in New York, and the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.
Featuring works from 58 BFA candidates, Memphis College of Art presents the 2017 Spring BFA Exhibition. More information to come. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.; and Sunday, noon–4 p.m. Reception: Sunday, May 14, noon–2 p.m. Following the Commencement ceremony
Memphis College of Art of art will host a special reception for the 2017 Art Education Thesis Exhibition, featuring the works of Elizabeth Bass and Dare Harcourt. This intimate show takes place in MCA’s new Tom Johnston Gallery at Faiers House, 148 N. Tucker St. The exhibit is on view April 7–28, 2017. Gallery hours are Thursday through Saturday from 2–6 p.m., or by appointment. Contact Melissa Farris at firstname.lastname@example.org or (901) 272-5199 to schedule an appointment.
Join us on the first Saturday of every month (some exceptions) for a free family art activity at Memphis College of Art. Workshops will include drawing, painting, sculpture and more and are open to all ages and experience levels! *IMPORTANT: All families in attendance must include at least one parent/guardian and at least one child (a minor under 18 years of age).* These workshops are free, but donations are always appreciated (recommended donation is $10 per family). Walk-ins are…
Featuring the works of 58 BFA candidates, Memphis College of Art presents the 2017 Spring BFA Exhibition in the Rust Hall Main Gallery. The college will host a special reception following Commencement for the graduates to celebrate with their friends and family.